Incident McDonnell F2H-3 Banshee 127510,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204328
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Date:Wednesday 6 January 1960
Type:McDonnell F2H-3 Banshee
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Navy (RCN)
Registration: 127510
MSN: 220
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:HMCS Shearwater, NS -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:HMCS Shearwater, NS
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Banshee 127510 of VF-870, veered off an icy runway on landing at HMCS Shearwater. The aircraft suffered Category B damaged, but was repaired. The pilot was not injured.


Joe Baugher: 127510
Canadian Military Aircraft, Serials & Photographs, 1920-1968 p603
Royal Canadian Navy, Aircraft Finish and Markings, 1944-1968, Patrick Martin p82

Revision history:

13-Jan-2018 19:36 TB Added
26-Jul-2020 06:47 Cosmo Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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